You are correct, David is in the trial. If anyone would like to talk to him, he's a great guy is always lending a helping hand...here is his blog, you can write him there or let me know I can put you in contact with him. We are currently planning a July get together in Kansas to see Kenny Chesney and Zac Brown...We should be able to explain away the effects of Abiraterone combined with country music...prostatecancerat42.blogspot.com
Abiraterone has not been approved for early use as yet. There is I believe just one more trial to go before general release which I think will happen in 2011. At that point we may see more trials for early and adjuvant use of the drug.
Advanced Prostate Cancer at age 44 (I am 48 now)
pT3b,N0,Mx (original PSA was 19.8) EPE, PM, SVI. Gleason 4+3=7
Da Vinci Surgery ~ 2/17/2007
Adjuvant Radiation Therapy ~ IMRT Completed 8/07
Adjuvant Hormone Therapy ~ 28 months on Casodex and Lupron.